Raised in the vicious and relentless streets of Kaiserslautern and Mannheim, Germany (just kidding about the vicious streets) and a twelve year mainstay in San Diego, DJ Norm Rocwell has been spinning in both the United States and Europe. A member of Kids of Soul, (est. in 1993), The Downbeat Soundsystem, one of the original members of Earthbound Radio, and a founding member of Big Trouble Sound. He is also an active contributor in the local San Diego hip hop community, as well as, working at...Read more
DJ Norm Rocwell's Bio
He has been blessed with the pleasure of performing alongside Aceyalone (Freestyle Fellowship), One.Be.Lo. (Binary Star), Dannu (Visionaries), Qwel (Typical Cats), Offwhyte (Galapagos4), and more as their DJ. He has also shared the stage opening up for the likes of KRS-One, Jeru The Damaja, Atmosphere, Living Legends, The Visionaries, Zion I, Lyrics Born, Sage Francis, Evidence, DJ Babu, DJ Rhettmatic, DJ Vadim, and more. Thrown into the US scene as the DJ for the groups, Dialectx Crew and Jeshno, who have traveled up and down California, Arizona, Las Vegas, New York City, and Hawaii performing at a plethora of hip hop functions, universities, clubs, and car show events such as Hot Import Nights. He currently holds a Friday weekly at Red C Lounge called Good Times. Past residencies and shows include a bi-weekly residence called Chief Rocka, as well as a weekly internet radio show, a bi-weekly hip hop event, The Downbeat, another bi-weekly hip hop event, The Breakthrough, Chongo's Hip Hop Workshop, The Sureshot, and weekly shows, TruSkoolTuesdays and Monday Night Movement on Earthbound Radio.